As the nation and the world become more diverse, it is important for universities to offer majors like Africana Studies that will help students not only to develop race literacy, but also learn other multicultural competencies needed to excel in an increasingly multicultural workplace and globalized world.
Assistant Director of Admissions
WHO ARE INTERESTED IN CAREERS AS:
As a person who loves to seek truths, I wanted to learn the true history behind my ancestors and their contributions to the world.
Falisha L. Union County, NJ
Sophomore year, I took an Africana Studies course and fell in love with it. It opened my eyes to so many things — politics, race, issues in society.
Jessenia R. Passaic County, NJ
I chose Rowan because of its new developing program, IMPACT. This program supports minorities with the intentions of going into the education field.
Amiel H. Burlington County, NJ